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Apathy Is Unacceptable On Election Day

Jessie Petrow-Cohen | Posted 11.08.2016 | Politics
Jessie Petrow-Cohen

Voting is a privilege. It is an unbelievable, empowering privilege to be allowed the right to impact progress. Never before has this right to vote been more imperative.

This Is A Call To Arms (Bring A Pen)

Cheryl Saban Ph.D. | Posted 11.08.2016 | Politics
Cheryl Saban Ph.D.

This is a call to arms -- and the ordnance is a pen. We need your vote. Truly - your vote is critical. It's much more essential than most of us could ever have imagined. In fact, your vote in this election could potentially be one of the most meaningful signatures you'll ever put to paper.

Should You Vote For Candidate A Or Candidate B On Election Day?

John A. Tures | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

Let me tell you about a hypothetical election between two candidates (A and B), who both happen to be very real. See if you can decide who would do the best job of the two of them.

Not The Wall He Was Hoping For

Philip David Morton | Posted 11.08.2016 | Politics
Philip David Morton

Presidential Candidate Donald Trump / Photo Credit ABC News A last minute wave of early voters have come to the polls against Donald Trump in sudden ...

Vote Early, Vote Often (Just Not In The Same Election)

Barbara Lerman-Golomb | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
Barbara Lerman-Golomb

This campaign season there's been a lot of talk about what makes America great. Let's start with the opportunity for our voices to be heard through the act of voting and supporting a fair and respectful election process.

Clinton Is A Vote For Drug Policy Reform

Steph Sherer | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
Steph Sherer

I am a medical cannabis patient, I am a woman, and I am a voter. I will used my vote to choose the candidate that I know will make the greatest impact for the future of medical cannabis reform and I hope that you do the same.

Seniors Stripped Of The Right To Vote; Florida Is A Hotspot

Dr. Terri Kennedy | Posted 11.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Terri Kennedy

With days to go before we elect a new President, many of the 1.5 million adults under guardianships in the United States have been stripped of their v...

Why Veterans Could Be The Key To This Election

Robert L. Gordon III | Posted 11.07.2016 | Impact
Robert L. Gordon III

As a 26-year Army veteran and a former Pentagon official who oversaw the military community and worked closely with the U.S. Department of Veterans Af...

This 107-Year-Old Granddaughter Of A Slave Is Ready To Cast Her Vote

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 11.09.2016 | Black Voices - Columbia, South Carolina 107-year-old Donella Wilson said she cast her first vote in the 1940s and has not missed a local or nationa...

8 Ways To Reduce Election Day Stress

Steve Siebold | Posted 11.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Steve Siebold

Election day is finally here. Without a doubt, this has been one of the wildest election periods in the history of our country. It's been full of sc...

Closing Argument: Hillary Is The Real Change Agent In This Race

Jeffrey Marburg-Goodman | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
Jeffrey Marburg-Goodman

The hope and change we voted for 8 years ago goes on: don't stop now! The hope and change that Obama wrought is definitely still a "work in progress...

5 Reasons It's So Daggone Hard To Talk About Environmental Issues In This Election

Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D. | Posted 11.07.2016 | Religion
Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D.

Number One: There's just so much else. Between ferreting out and correcting lies, determining the relevance of sexual impropriety and serial bankruptc...

Dispelling The Myth About Voter Fraud

Courtney Hight | Posted 11.07.2016 | Green
Courtney Hight

This election season, there's been a lot of false information spread about the idea of "voter fraud." We hear almost daily that this election is "rigg...

The Ballot Selfie And The First Amendment

Roy S. Gutterman | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
Roy S. Gutterman

The so-called "ballot selfie" is testing the boundaries of modern voting regulations, the legal limits on social media and the First Amendment.

Some Are Expecting Us To Stay Home On Election Day...Let's Prove Them Wrong

Glynda Carr | Posted 11.07.2016 | Black Voices
Glynda Carr

History has demonstrated that when you fire up a Black woman she does not go to the polls alone. She brings her house, her block, her church, her sorority and her water cooler.

How Would Jesus Vote In The 2016 Election? #BeGodsAgent

Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner | Posted 11.07.2016 | Religion
Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner

We are just days before one of the most important and divisive presidential elections of our time. Followers of Jesus are totally confounded about ho...

There Are No Bystanders

Michael Seitzman | Posted 11.07.2016 | Politics
Michael Seitzman

Truth is, you can't quite put your finger on why you feel this way, you just know you despise her. Maybe that's because you've been told so many times to hate her that you think you're supposed to.

Donald Trump Humiliates Women -- Here's How Women Can Retaliate On Tuesday

Paul Abrams | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics
Paul Abrams

No one deserves humiliation, especially by women, more than Donald Trump. He has spent his entire life in pursuit of money and the power it gives him to humiliate women.

"Nasty Woman/Mujer Sucia"

Edieth Wu | Posted 11.06.2016 | Good News
Edieth Wu

People want to and deserve to be treated with civility: basic respect, basic kindness, and basic courtesy. For women specifically, the retort "nasty...

For the love of America, VOTE!

Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics
Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner

I know we are better than electing Trump, America. I know we are better than putting a man who is a sexual predator and bigot, a man who has caused se...

Why This Autism Mom Must Vote For Hillary

Liane Kupferberg Carter | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics
Liane Kupferberg Carter

This election is personal. Like everyone else, I'm concerned about the economy, climate change, ISIS and national security. But what keeps me up nig...

Be A Proxy: Vote Tuesday On Behalf Of The World

Lea Lane | Posted 11.06.2016 | Politics
Lea Lane

I've realized, in this bittersweet way, that America is still considered the beacon of democracy, and we've sustained this precious position for 240 years. So please vote, and bring like-minded friends.

Don't Discount The Black Vote

Senator Catherine Pugh | Posted 11.05.2016 | Politics
Senator Catherine Pugh

Over the next 120 hours, we can likely expect to see increased turnout and voter participation that at least rivals historic Black voter turnout numbers. And on November 9th, when all is said and done, Black people, Black women in particular, will be counted among the crucial voters key to President-Elect Hillary Clinton's success!

The Most Important Reason For You To Vote This Election Has Nothing To Do With Clinton Or Trump

Andy Manatos | Posted 11.04.2016 | Politics
Andy Manatos

For decades, our collective confidence in the strength of our democracy has enabled us to shrug off our consistently dismal voter turnout, among the lowest in the developed world.

Losing Perspective Amidst the Spin

Gregory Shaffer | Posted 11.05.2016 | Politics
Gregory Shaffer

FBI Director James Comey's brief letter to eight Congressional committee chairpersons updating them that the FBI would investigate further emails from...